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"Champion of the Seas," East Boston

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Inscription

Verso, in graphite: "Great West Western (?)/Donald McKay/1855." Verso, inscribed: Great West Western (?)/Donald McKay/1855

Marks

U. r. plate maker mark: "Christofle"; Spirit of Fact #13.

Provenance

Richard Parker, Jaffrey, NH; gift to MFA May 25, 1994.

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Parker in memory of Herman Parker

about 1854

Dimensions

Plate: 21.7 x 16.7 cm (8 9/16 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1994.122

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype

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